THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Barbara J. Carlson
Issue Date: June 23, 2022
Barbara Jean (Walk) Carlson, 84, passed away on June 20th at home following a brief battle with cancer.
She was born May 30, 1938, daughter of the late Edward H. and Genevieve (LaCombe) Walk.
Barbara was a housewife who loved camping, fishing, snowmobiling with her family and friends, and looked forward to summer so she could cut her grass. She loved her water exercise ladies and going for coffee at the Serving Spoon. She also loved having lunches with her high school friends and all the time she spent with Barb Dumke, who was like a sister to her.
Barbara is survived by her children, Debi (Jim) DeMeuse, Dale (Michele) Carlson and Donna (Jerry) Kalafut. Her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, who were the loves of her life, Jen (John) Jacques and their children, Emma and Asher; Jimmer (Megan) DeMeuse and their children, Zoey and Mia; Jaclyn DeMeuse (Nick Byykkonen); Josh (Dawn) Lepinski and their children, Brayden and Anna; and John Kalafut.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, David and her grandson, Joel DeMeuse.
Family and friends are invited to a Celebration of Life to be held at the Carlson Home, N3801 Riverside Drive on July 10th from 11:00 am til 3:00 pm. The family requests in lieu of flowers, cards or gifts that you please just join them to remember Barbara's life and share stories. The family would like to thank everyone at Unity Hospice for their kindness and compassion Barbara received under their care.